Scarlet Days

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Scarlet Days
Clarine Seymour in Scarlet Days 2.jpg
Clarine Seymour as Chiquita
Directed by D. W. Griffith
Produced by D. W. Griffith
Written by Stanner E. V. Taylor (original story, scenario)
Starring Richard Barthelmess
Clarine Seymour
Cinematography G. W. Bitzer
Editing by James Smith
Distributed by Paramount Pictures/Artcraft
Release dates November 30, 1919
Running time 7 reels (6,916 feet)
Country United States
Language Silent film (English intertitles)

Scarlet Days is a 1919 silent film western produced and directed by D. W. Griffith and released through Paramount/Artcraft Pictures, Artcraft being an affiliate of Paramount. This film survives at the Museum of Modern Art but is considered by some to be one of Griffith's worst films.

Richard Barthelmess stars in a role Griffith had tested Rudolph Valentino for.[1][2]



  1. ^ Scarlet Days at
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films:1911-20 by The American Film Institute, c. 1988

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